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Warner James DONALD


On April 30, 2024, passed away peacefully with family by his side, two days after celebrating his 90th birthday. Dearly loved husband of the late Theresa, and loved companion of the late Anne. Much loved father and father-in-law of Mark, Paul and Donna, and the late John. Treasured Grandad of Ashleigh and Nick; Bex and Tovia, and Tash. Adored great-Grandad of Matilda. Respected friend of Karen and Paul, Susan and Bruce, and held in high regard by all that he knew and met.

“We will forever remember his sense of warmth, sincerity and loyalty”.

In lieu of flowers donations to St John Ambulance would be appreciated and may be made online at Messages may be addressed to: The family of the late Warner Donald, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. A service to celebrate Warner’s life will be held in the Northbrook Chapel (Rossburn Receptions), Spark Lane, Rangiora, on Monday, May 6 at 11.00am, thereafter private interment.